Archive for December 5th, 2018

Resolving difficulties in collateral enforcement to handle bad debts

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | InfoMoney | 6:10 AM

After one year of implementing Resolution 42/2017/QH14 of the National Assembly (Resolution 42) on piloting of bad debt handling, the non-performing loans (NPL) ratio of the [...]
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Stock dividends keep shareholders happy, enable banks to increase capital

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:10 AM

In the third quarter of this year Techcombank decided to pay stock dividends for 2017 to its shareholders at a ratio of two shares for each share held. The decision was part [...]
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SCB increases chartered capital to over 15.2tr dong

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | Tri Thuc Tre | 6:10 AM

Chartered capital of Saigon Joint Stock Commercial Bank (SCB) is increased from 14.2 trillion dong to 15.2 trillion dong. Recently, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has issued [...]
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Increasing capital by issuing bonds: what are the risks for banks?

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | Dien dan Doanh nghiep | 6:10 AM

A lot of banks issued bonds over the recent time to solve the “thirst” for capital or improve the credit adequacy ratio (CAR). In the past two months, many banks [...]
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Sacombank unveils $1.45m promotion

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:10 AM

Sacombank has announced a lucky draw programme for individual customers, from December 3 to February 28 with prizes worth over VND34 billion (US$1.45 million), including a [...]
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Veggie exports hit 3.5 billion US in 11 months

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:10 AM

Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable export value hit 3.5 billion USD in the first 11 months of 2018, up 11.6 percent year-on-year, said the Agro Processing and Market [...]
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Special team formed to solve pressing issues: PM

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:10 AM

A special working group has been set up to address issues of public concern, said prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a regular Cabinet meeting today, December 3. The PM [...]
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Foreign investors pour $145 billion into Vietnam’s industrial and economic zones

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:10 AM

Vietnam`s industrial parks and economic zones remained the country`s magnet in attracting foreign investment. As of November 2018, Vietnam’s industrial parks and [...]
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Vietnam’s PMI marks strongest growth in Asean

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:10 AM

Vietnamese manufacturing business conditions improved to one of the greatest extents in the country’s almost eight-year survey history during November amid strong and [...]
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Kien Giang to build more industrial clusters

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:10 AM

Kien Giang Province plans to improve infrastructure at six industrial clusters by 2020 and 14 by 2025 to improve the production value of its industries. By 2020, more than [...]
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Vietnam sees car import up 44pct y/y in October

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:10 AM

Cars from Thailand and Indonesia accounted for 93 percent of total cars imported to Vietnam over the last week. Vietnam imported 12,400 cars as of November, up 43.5 percent [...]
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More work needed on VN tea exports

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:10 AM

The Vietnamese tea sector should work harder to improve the quality of its exports in order to better tap the global market, including Russia, experts have said. According to [...]
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Garment firms move to boost exports to Canada under CPTPP

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:10 AM

Vietnamese textile and garment firms are being active in making full use of the opportunities created by the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific [...]
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Dong Nai attracts nearly $1.76b in FDI in 11 months

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:10 AM

The southern province of Dong Nai attracted $1.76 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first 11 months of the year, surpassing the yearly target by 76 per cent, [...]
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Enterprises look to empty landfills in circular economy

05-Dec-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:10 AM

Many multinational corporations and firms with operations in Vietnam are focusing on recycling waste to empty landfills around the country, which will help improve the [...]
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